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Download The Other One Percent: Indians in America free ebook (pdf, epub, mobi) by Sanjoy Chakravorty


Book details Author : Sanjoy Chakravorty Pages : 384 pages Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA Language : ISBN-10 : 0190648740 ISBN-13 : 9780190648749


Synopsis book One of the most remarkable stories of immigration in the last half century is that of Indians to the United States. People of Indian origin make up a little over one percent of the American population now, up from barely half a percent at the turn of the millennium. Not only has its recent growth been extraordinary, but this population from a developing nation with low human capital is now the most-educated and highest-income group in the world's most advanced nation.The Other One Percent is a careful, data-driven, and comprehensive account of the three core processes-selection, assimilation, and entrepreneurshipthat have led to this rapid rise. This unique phenomenon is driven by-and, in turn, has influenced-wide-ranging changes, especially the on-going revolution in information technology and its impact on economic globalization, immigration policies in the U.S., higher education policies in India, and foreign policies of both nations.If the overall picture is one of economic


Download The Other One Percent: Indians in America free ebook (pdf, epub, mobi) by Sanjoy Chakravorty Book details ●

Author : Sanjoy Chakravorty

Pages : 384 pages

Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

Language :

ISBN-10 : 0190648740

ISBN-13 : 9780190648749

Book Synopsis One of the most remarkable stories of immigration in the last half century is that of Indians to the United States. People of Indian origin make up a little over one percent of the American population now, up from barely half a percent at the turn of the millennium. Not only has its recent growth been extraordinary, but this population from a developing nation with low human capital is now the most-educated and highest-income group in the world's most advanced nation.The Other One Percent is a careful, data-driven, and comprehensive account of the three core processes-selection, assimilation, and entrepreneurship-that have led to this rapid rise. This unique phenomenon is driven by-and, in turn, has influenced-wide-ranging changes, especially the on-going revolution in information technology and its impact on economic globalization, immigration policies in the U.S., higher education policies in India, and foreign policies of both nations.If the overall picture is one of economic

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